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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader
« Reply #40 on: April 18, 2012, 06:12:05 PM »
Coming out soon, available for pre-order. 8)



Wow, Sony wouldn't do it themselves? haha,... anyhow, this is grand news! DISC OF THE YEAR!!!

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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader
« Reply #41 on: April 18, 2012, 06:14:14 PM »
Wow, Sony wouldn't do it themselves? haha,... anyhow, this is grand news! DISC OF THE YEAR!!!

Yes, I'm definitely going to buy it. I've been wanting to explore Ruggles' music beyond Sun-treader for so long and MTT will be just the conductor to do it.
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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader: Muggles for Ruggles
« Reply #42 on: July 27, 2013, 09:48:27 AM »
Has anyone got the reissue Complete Works?

What I'd really like is a 1 disc cd Ruggles's Orchestral Works Plus, maybe make a nice 70min. Ruggles recital by, hmm?, MTT?, Jarvi?, Dudamel? BOULEZ?? (gaaah ::))

All my favorite Composers seem to have been relegated to the 'dont expect one single more recording of anything good' category. >:( :( :'(

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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader: Muggles for Ruggles
« Reply #43 on: October 06, 2013, 01:32:26 PM »
Has anyone got the reissue Complete Works?

What I'd really like is a 1 disc cd Ruggles's Orchestral Works Plus, maybe make a nice 70min. Ruggles recital by, hmm?, MTT?, Jarvi?, Dudamel? BOULEZ?? (gaaah ::))

All my favorite Composers seem to have been relegated to the 'dont expect one single more recording of anything good' category. >:( :( :'(

You don't own this 2-CD MTT set yet, snyprrr? That's surprising. This is an essential acquisition for anyone interested in 20th Century music. Everything is played incredibly well and the sound quality is all you could ask for. A well-balanced set.

Ruggles isn't a composer I listen to that often, but a revisit of his music is always enjoyable for me. Such powerful music.
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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader
« Reply #44 on: October 06, 2013, 04:38:23 PM »
Feh, empty, noisy stuff.  I do have the Lp set.

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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader
« Reply #45 on: October 06, 2013, 04:54:57 PM »
Feh, empty, noisy stuff.  I do have the Lp set.

Then send your LPs my way. :) I'd love to own the LPs of this set as well.
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« Reply #46 on: October 06, 2013, 05:16:03 PM »
Then send your LPs my way. :) I'd love to own the LPs of this set as well.

What'll I do when I'm feeling masochistic?

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Re: Ruggles the Sun Treader
« Reply #47 on: October 06, 2013, 05:21:21 PM »
What'll I do when I'm feeling masochistic?

Listen to some Puccini?
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